9 days in India Itinerary

9 days in India Itinerary

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9 days in India Itinerary

Start: Guwahati
taxi + Fly:  4​h
1
New Delhi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Agra
— 3 nights
+2
train + subway + Fly:  5​h 30​min
3
Shimla
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Manali
— 2 nights
+2
taxi + Fly + taxi:  6​h 15​min
End: Guwahati

2
nights
New Delhi

New Delhi ©
Designed by notable English architects and proclaimed India's capital in 1931, New Delhi sits in the middle of a sprawling metropolitan area with a population of over 25 million.
New Delhi is known for historic sites, parks, shopping, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Humayun's Tomb, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Akshardham, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and steep yourself in history at Gurudwara Bangla Sahib.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the New Delhi tour planner .

Guwahati to New Delhi is an approximately 4-hour combination of taxi and flight. You can also drive; or take a train. October in New Delhi sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Tours

Side Trip

St. James' Church
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Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Akshardham ©
Akshardham

3
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Kids will enjoy Keoladeo National Park and Dolphin The Water World. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Taj Mahal, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dayal Bagh, don't miss a visit to Jahangir's Hauz, and steep yourself in history at Tomb of Akbar the Great.

For maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Agra trip site .

Traveling by car from New Delhi to Agra takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Agra are 40°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Shimla.

Things to do in Agra

#Historic Sites, #Theme Parks, #Nature

Side Trips

Tomb of Akbar the Great, Keoladeo National Park
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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Keoladeo National Park ©
Keoladeo National Park
Dolphin The Water World ©
Dolphin The Water World

1
day
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): make a trip to The Ridge, pause for some serene contemplation at Shimla Christ Church, admire the striking features of Jakhu Temple, then make a trip to The Mall, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Annandale.

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You can do a combination of train and flight from Agra to Shimla in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, flight, and taxi; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can drive to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

#Parks, #Historic Sites
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Annandale ©
Annandale
The Mall ©
The Mall
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple

2
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Rani Nallah, take in the spiritual surroundings of Gadhan Thekchhokling Gompa Monastery, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hidimba Devi Temple, and finally admire the engineering at Pandoh Dam. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the sheer force of Jogini waterfall, admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley, and then explore the activities along Beas River.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Manali trip maker website .

Getting from Shimla to Manali by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites
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Rani Nallah ©
Rani Nallah
Pandoh Dam ©
Pandoh Dam
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple

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